Race bib collection will be at Mount Sugarloaf Picnic Area (start/finish area) on Saturday 28th March 2020.
A race briefing will occur 10 minutes before each race start time.
60km race will start at 6:30am.
25km race will start at 7:00am.
Unfortunately there are no entries accepted on race day.
The overall cut off time for the 60km event is 9:30pm Saturday 28th March 2020.
The overall cut off time for the 25km event is 2:00pm Saturday 28th March 2020.
All competitors are required to carry the following mandatory gear for the duration of the event :
In the event bad weather is forecast, an announcement will be made via social media 24 hours prior to race start, advising runners of possible changes to mandatory gear requirements. The mandatory gear for bad weather will be:
**Any runner found to not have the required mandatory gear with them during a gear check will not be allowed to continue until they have acquired the missing item and / or disqualified from the event.
Whilst water is available at all checkpoints and the start/finish area, competitors and spectators must bring their own drink bottle/container as we do not supply cups.
Checkpoints are located throughout the course and all runners must have their race bib number checked off at each checkpoint.
There will be water, coke, electrolyte, lollies and other items available at each aid station. Runners must carry their own water container as part of the mandatory gear.
Checkpoints and aid stations will be located at:
- CP1 13km
- CP2 30km
- CP3 44km
Drop bags and support crews are allowed for 60km runners only.
Drop bags must be handed in at the same time the runner collects their bib on race morning and will be transported to the following checkpoint/aid stations:
Drop bags must have the runners full name and checkpoint distances clearly marked on the top of the bag. Single use plastic bags will not be accepted and runners are only allowed one bag per checkpoint/aid station.
Support crew are also allowed at the above checkpoints.
The course will be well marked with ribbon at regular intervals. There will be different colour ribbon for each event.